Ornamental braid

Peruvian
Early Intermediate Period
0–A.D. 200


Object Place: Peru, South Coast (?)

Dimensions

133 x 2.2 cm (52 3/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

16.39

Medium or Technique

Wool oblique interlacing

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pale brown bast, with zig-zag, open-work edge and blocks and rosettes of wool, at intervals in brown, dark brown, red, pink, green, and neutral yellow.

Provenance

Gift of Denman Waldo Ross to MFA, 1916.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection